The Complexity of Co-Infections in the Era of COVID-19

The Complexity of Co-Infections in the Era of COVID-19

Post Views: 47 Around the end of December 2019, Chinese health officials found a cluster of pneumonia in Wuhan, the capital of Hubei province. Shortly later, Chinese scientists discovered a previously unknown beta-coronavirus as the likely cause of the illness. SARS coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2) has been renamed coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19). COVID-19, like the 1918…

What are the organs most affected by COVID‐19?

What are the organs most affected by COVID‐19?

Post Views: 263 Coronavirus Infection: How Does It Affect Your Body? A virus enters your body through healthy cells and infects them. The invader spreads throughout your body by making copies of itself. The virus predominantly enters the human body through the angiotensin-converting enzyme-2 (ACE2) and transmembrane serine protease 2 (TMPRSS2) receptors and nasal cavity…

Does a Covid infection guarantee protective antibodies?

Does a Covid infection guarantee protective antibodies?

Post Views: 117 Among the most extraordinary questions of the overwhelming COVID-19 pandemic is the toughness of resistance and time to likely reinfection. There is restricted direct information on SARS-CoV-2 long-term immune responses and reinfection. Antibodies are essential for the body’s immune response to infection. Antibodies that neutralise SARS-CoV-2, which causes COVID-19, are typically recognisable…